Your friends are fundraising. Don't miss out, opt in.

Page closed

This page is now closed. Take a look at other inspiring pages on JustGiving

Closed 13/03/2020

raised of £10,000 target by 0 supporters

    Weʼve raised £0 to Arc Animal Rescue is just starting out and the aim is to help those animals in need and show them the true love they deserve.

    Closed on Friday, 13th March 2020

    Don't have time to donate right now?


    Thank you so much for coming to our page. My story is a long one but I will try and keep it simple. I went to college to study animal management and struggled through Depression and anxiety. I struggled greatly but managed to complete the course and gain my qualification. My mum has complex ptsd through a terrible experience and use to have a rescue center of her own. Sadly she had to give it up when the unthinkable happened.

    I left college and started work in the animal industry and loved the diverse work and challenges.

    Then in February my mum took a turn for the worse. She was disassociating more often and was wandering off. The police picked her up and brought her home many times.

    I then realised that she needed me and left my job.

    I loved running the rescue center with my mum whilst I was at college and have always wanted to be my own boss and continue this work.

    I now have this opportunity to turn my dreams into a reality alongside looking after my mum. I am highly qualified and so is my mum in all aspects of animal care and welfare. I know that by working with the animals and doing what she does so well it will also help mums trauma recovery.

    Its a situation I never thought I would find myself in and I am very lucky to have the support I need to achieve this. My Mum a lot of the time is perfectly fine but can disassociate in a second so I need to be close to her. However with her experience of running a rescue and experience in the animal welfare sector she is a huge help.

    I strongly believe that all animals should have the gift of love warmth and care. I strongly do not believe in euthanisation unless as a last resort and in the animals best interest. All Animals from the humble spider to the shire horse have a heart and a soul so should be treated equally.

    I have found a perfect piece of land and shelter in North Devon which is very exciting. However we need electric installed, concrete laid and equipment to purchase. This is where I am asking for your help.

    To get completely up and running it will cost £10,000. I know this is an awful lot of money. But alongside my drive, ambition and support I know this is possible.



    Laura Hayden

    Updates appear here

      5 years ago

      Laura Hayden started crowdfunding

      Leave a message of support

      Page last updated on: 3/24/2019 15.24



        What is crowdfunding?

        Crowdfunding is a new type of fundraising where you can raise funds for your own personal cause, even if you're not a registered nonprofit.

        The page owner is responsible for the distribution of funds raised.

        Great people make things happen

        Do you know anyone in need or maybe want to help a local community cause?

        Create you own page and donʼt let that cause go unfunded!

        About Crowdfunding
        About the fundraiser
        Laura Hayden

        Laura Hayden

        Report this Page